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Senior BA with IFS (Accounting/Finance/Costing)

CSS Staffing Omaha, NE

Job Description

Senior BA with IFS (Accounting/Finance/Costing)

Omaha, NE


CSS Staffing has an open position with our direct local client for a Sr. Business Analyst with experience in Accounting and/or Finance, particularly IFS experience. If you are an experienced Business Analyst with demonstrated success, this may be your next engagement. Our client is a dynamic and energetic leader in their industry and is looking for the right person to assist their team. Apply online and let’s discover if you are as right for the job as the job is for you.


Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Gather and/or validate requirements and document, where necessary, for General Accounting (G/L, A/R, A/P, Fixed Assets, etc.), Financial Reporting, Budget and Forecasting As-is and To-be processes
  • Application modifications or customizations based on the out-of-the-box capabilities to meet company requirements
  • Identify Business Rules and work closely with BPLs and SMEs to ensure they are prioritized and executed effectively in the IFS application
  • Demonstrate application capabilities to Accounting/Finance management and/or SMEs to gain sign-off in the To-Be solution
  • Collaborate on design, configuration, testing & training  with application Vendor BA’s
  • Provide estimated work effort for all project assigned tasks to be completed


The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively complete multiple concurrent assignments, prioritize work & execute effective time management to meet aggressive deadlines independently or as a part of a team (both technical and non-technical team-members)
  • Experience in business analysis with extensive experience with MS Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio
  • Able to work closely with business resources to collaborate on potential solution options, but willing to accept final decisions from Business Process Leaders
  • Ability to complete business workflow analysis and document process/business function workflows
  • Experience working in a project management environment with related processes and tools
  • Prior hands-on Accounting experience  and understanding of GAAP for G/L, A/R, A/P, Fixed Assets, Project Accounting and Costing, Revenue Recognition, Financial Reporting (Balance Sheet, P&L), Budgeting, Forecasting and Variance analysis, etc.
  • Experience in the IFS application utilizing the following functional areas: Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Inventory Management, Procurement, Field Services, Human Resources, Case Management, Projects, Accounting, Finance, CRM, etc., and their pertinent financial accounting transactions
  • Prior Business Analyst experience with the demonstrated ability to identify As-is financial processes from legacy applications and ability to model best practices for the To-be processes in the IFS application while ensuring the To-be meets the accounting and financial reporting requirements of the organization
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment and flexible to changing priorities and responsibilities
  • Strong initiative; a self-starter with analytical skills, attention to detail, problem-solving and decision-making abilities
  • Strong oral and written communications, human relations skills, facilitation and presentation skills



  • Organizational Change Management and diplomatic skills or experience


Additional Information:

  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Assignment Length: 13 month contract


Business, Analyst, BA, IFS, Accounting, Finance, Costing/L, A/R, A/P, GAAP, P&L, CRM, Change Management